Read On is a program for authors who have previously participated in the JBC Network and whose book has a copyright date ineligible for the current JBC Network season. Unlike JBC Network, authors who participate in Read On receive an honorarium for speaking (in addition to having travel and lodging expenses covered). Read On authors are included in Jewish Book Council’s annual Authors on Tour book which is distributed to all JBC Network member sites, receive exposure on the Jewish Book Council website, and have a book sale and signing at all Read On events.
Read On is a speakers’ bureau for authors who have previously participated with JBC Network and whose book has a copyright date inelegible for the current JBC Network season. Unlike JBC Network, authors who are part of Read On receive an honorarium.
Information for Event Coordinators
Through Read On, event coordinators can choose from a vast list of authors who have previously participated with JBC Network. The program site must pay an honorarium, which varies from author to author, in addition to travel and lodging expenses, and must host a book sale and signing. JBC Network member sites get to book Read On authors for a discounted rate. To book an author, please email email@example.com.